Keith is the Practice Group Leader of Blakes Energy group in Calgary. Keith's experience encompasses a diverse range of commercial matters, with particular expertise in energy and natural resources.
His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, in both the oil and gas and power industries, including domestic transactions, inbound investments by international exploration and production companies and private equity firms, as well as in the context of insolvencies and restructurings.
Keith also has a broad range of experience with the processing and sale of natural-gas liquids and with project development. He has been counsel on the structure of numerous customized joint venture and partnership arrangements to facilitate the acquisition, development and financing of and investment into various projects and assets in the upstream and midstream oil and gas sectors, as well as the power generation and transmission sectors.
Keith is a member of the Calgary Bar Association, the Canadian Bar Association, the Canadian Energy Law Foundation and the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators.